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Postby Neato Torpedo » Thu Mar 05, 2009 12:43 pm

Urban Shocker for coolest. Any challengers?
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Postby KCollins1304 » Sat Mar 07, 2009 10:00 pm

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Re: Best/Coolest Baseball Names

Postby haymarket » Fri Mar 13, 2009 6:19 pm

Wonderful Terrific Monds III
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Son of All American Nebraska DB Wonder Monds.
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Re: Best/Coolest Baseball Names

Postby hwiggen » Sun Apr 19, 2009 8:25 pm

When I saw the title to this thread I immediately thought of Urban Shocker. Sound like a good name for a rap album...
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Re: Best/Coolest Baseball Names

Postby Carnac » Tue May 12, 2009 5:55 pm

My 2 favorites.

Yogi Berra
Coco Crisp
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Re: Best/Coolest Baseball Names

Postby Neato Torpedo » Tue Mar 02, 2010 6:09 pm

I searched Fangraphs for [Dexter] Fowler and found these guys:
http://www.fangraphs.com/statss.aspx?pl ... osition=SS
http://www.fangraphs.com/statss.aspx?pl ... position=P

Then for [Chris] Dickerson and I got this:
http://www.fangraphs.com/statss.aspx?pl ... osition=OF

Also Doug Fister. :-D :-D :-D :-D
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Re: Best/Coolest/Most Hilarious Baseball Names

Postby Neato Torpedo » Sun May 02, 2010 3:26 pm

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Postby Neato Torpedo » Sun May 02, 2010 3:26 pm

(2:16:39 PM): I noticed something
(2:16:49 PM): you can't spell DELMON YOUNG without LEMON DONG
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Re: Best/Coolest/Most Hilarious Baseball Names

Postby thedude » Thu May 20, 2010 1:21 pm

The old time nicknames told a lot about whay your teammates thought of you for instance:
Bubbles Hargrave- for his manliness.
Rube Waddell- due to his big city life style
Fatty Briody- for his love of healthy living
Old Hoss Radbourn - not sure what this meant, except that he was pretty much the man.
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